The Poetry for Peace contest was held from 15 September until 14 October 2011. The winners were anounced at a ceremony at UN headquarters in New York.
Below is one of the contest entries.
People sad They were burned Their hands had bumps People had swollen hands And faces People can't stop thinking of this Everyone dying Sorrow Sad Worried Scared Regretful
— Myaia Hodge
All Poems Submitted to the Contest